Authors

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Tony Buzan

Anthony Tony Peter Buzan is an English author and educational consultant. He is a proponent of the techniques of Mind Mapping and mental literacy.

Type: AuthorNationality: English

Tony Campolo

Dr. Anthony Tony Campolo is an American pastor, sociologist, author, and speaker. He had been a major proponent for progressive thought and reform in the evangelical community. He has become a leader of the Red-Letter Christian movement, which aims to put emphasis on the teachings of Jesus. He is also a former spiritual advisor to President Bill Clinton.

Type: Clergyman, sociologist, author, pastorNationality: American

Tony Cardenas

Antonio Cárdenas (born March 31, 1963) is an American politician who has served as the United States Representative for California's 29th congressional district since January 2013.

Type: politician,insurance broker,real estate brokerNationality: United States of America

Tony Conrad

Tony Conrad is an American avant-garde video artist, experimental filmmaker, musician/composer, sound artist, teacher and writer. His father was Arthur Conrad, who worked with Everett Warner during World War II in designing dazzle camouflage for the US Navy.

Type: ArtistNationality: Polish

Tony Curtis

Tony Curtis was an American film actor whose career spanned six decades, but had his greatest popularity during the 1950s and early 1960s. He acted in more than 100 films in roles covering a wide range of genres, from light comedy to serious drama. In his later years, Curtis made numerous television appearances.

Type: ActorNationality: American

Tony D'Souza

Tony D'Souza is an American novelist, journalist, essayist, reviewer, travel and short story writer. He has published three novels with and director Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and in foreign translations: Whiteman (2006), The Konkans (2008), and Mule (2011).

Type: journalist,novelistNationality: United States of America

Tony Danza

Tony Danza is an American actor known for starring on the TV series Taxi and Who's the Boss?, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award and four Golden Globe Awards. In 1998, Danza won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series for his work on the 1997 sitcom The Tony Danza Show.

Type: Actor, boxer, teacherNationality: American

Tony DiTerlizzi

Tony M. DiTerlizzi (born September 6, 1969) is an American fantasy artist, children's book creator, and motion picture producer.

Type: writer,illustrator,children's writerNationality: United States of America

Tony Dorsett

Anthony Tony Drew Dorsett is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Denver Broncos.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Tony Dungy

Anthony Kevin Tony Dungy is a former professional American football player and coach in the National Football League. Dungy was head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1996 to 2001, and head coach of the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008.

Type: CoachNationality: American

Tony Esposito

For the Italian musician, please see Tony Esposito.

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Tony Fadell

Anthony Michael "Tony" Fadell (born March 22, 1969) is an American engineer, inventor, designer, entrepreneur, and angel investor. He served as the Senior Vice President of the iPod division at Apple Inc., from March 2006 to November 2008 and is known as "one of the fathers of the iPod" for his work on the first generations of Apple's music player. In May 2010, he founded Nest Labs, which announced its first product, the Nest Learning Thermostat, in October 2011. Nest was acquired by Google in January 2014 for $3.2B. Since early 2015 he led the Google Glass division, until his resignation in June 2016.

Type: engineer,computer scientist,inventorNationality: United States of America

Tony Fernandes

Tan Sri (Dr.) Anthony Francis Fernandes (born 30 April 1964) is a Malaysian entrepreneur. He is the founder of Tune Air Sdn. Bhd., who introduced the first budget no-frills airline, AirAsia, to Malaysians with the tagline "Now everyone can fly". Fernandes managed to turn AirAsia, a failing government-linked commercial airline, into a highly successful budget airline public-listed company. He has since founded the Tune Group of companies. He is also the majority shareholder of Queens Park Rangers Football Club.

Type: entrepreneurNationality: Malaysia

Tony Galento

Domenico Antonio Galento was an American heavyweight boxer. Nicknamed "Two Ton" for his reasoning to his manager for being nearly late to one of his fights: "I had two tons of ice to deliver on my way here".

Type: BoxerNationality: American

Tony Garza

Antonio Oscar Tony Garza, Jr., an American lawyer and former county judge in Texas, was the United States Ambassador to Mexico from 2002 to 2009.

Type: Nationality: Russian

Tony Gilroy

Anthony Joseph Gilroy (born September 11, 1956) is an American screenwriter and filmmaker. He wrote the screenplays for the first four films of the Bourne series starring Matt Damon, among other successful films, and directed the fourth film of the franchise. He was nominated for Academy Awards for his direction and script for Michael Clayton, starring George Clooney. Gilroy wrote and directed Duplicity, starring Julia Roberts and Clive Owen, and co-wrote Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Type: screenwriter,film director,film producerNationality: United States of America

Tony Goldwyn

Anthony Howard Tony Goldwyn is an American actor and director. He portrayed the villain Carl Bruner in Ghost, Colonel Bagley in The Last Samurai, and the voice of the title character of the Disney animated Tarzan. He stars in the ABC drama Scandal, as Fitzgerald Grant III, President of the United States.

Type: Actor, actor/directorNationality: American

Tony Greig

Anthony William Greig is a former English Test cricketer turned commentator. Born in Queenstown, South Africa, Greig qualified to play for England by virtue of his Scottish parentage. He was a tall batting all-rounder who bowled both medium pace and off spin. He became captain of his national side from 1975 to 1977 and also captained Sussex. Greig's younger brother, Ian, also played Test cricket.

Type: AthleteNationality: South African

Tony Gwynn

Anthony Keith Tony Gwynn, Sr., nicknamed Mr. Padre and Captain Video, is a retired American professional baseball player who played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball for the San Diego Padres. The left-handed right fielder won eight batting titles in his career, tied for the second most in MLB history. He is considered one of the best and most consistent hitters in baseball history.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Tony Hale

Anthony Hale (born September 30, 1970) is an American actor and comedian. He is known for his role in the Fox comedy series Arrested Development as the neurotic Buster Bluth. Since 2012, he has played Gary Walsh on the HBO comedy Veep, for which he won the 2013 and 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

Type: comedian,voice actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America